2011 ORS § 133.525¹
Definitions for ORS 133.525 to 133.703

As used in ORS 133.525 (Definitions for ORS 133.525 to 133.703) to 133.703 (Identity of informants), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) Judge means any judge of the circuit court, the Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court, any justice of the peace or municipal judge authorized to exercise the powers and perform the duties of a justice of the peace.

(2) Police officer means:

(a) A member of the Oregon State Police;

(b) A sheriff or municipal police officer, a police officer commissioned by a university under ORS 352.383 (University police departments and officers) or an authorized tribal police officer as defined in section 1, chapter 644, Oregon Laws 2011;

(c) An investigator of a district attorneys office if the investigator is or has been certified as a peace officer in this or any other state; or

(d) An investigator of the Criminal Justice Division of the Department of Justice. [1973 c.836 §81; 1979 c.656 §2; 1991 c.67 §27; 1995 c.651 §7; 2011 c.506 §13; 2011 c.644 §16]

Note: The amendments to 133.525 (Definitions for ORS 133.525 to 133.703) by section 40, chapter 644, Oregon Laws 2011, become operative July 1, 2015. See section 58, chapter 644, Oregon Laws 2011, as amended by section 77, chapter 644, Oregon Laws 2011. The text that is operative on and after July 1, 2015, is set forth for the users convenience.

133.525 (Definitions for ORS 133.525 to 133.703). As used in ORS 133.525 (Definitions for ORS 133.525 to 133.703) to 133.703 (Identity of informants), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) Judge means any judge of the circuit court, the Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court, any justice of the peace or municipal judge authorized to exercise the powers and perform the duties of a justice of the peace.

(2) Police officer means:

(a) A member of the Oregon State Police;

(b) A sheriff or municipal police officer or a police officer commissioned by a university under ORS 352.383 (University police departments and officers);

(c) An investigator of a district attorneys office if the investigator is or has been certified as a peace officer in this or any other state; or

(d) An investigator of the Criminal Justice Division of the Department of Justice.